First segment of KTSF special program about Directing Change film contest
Second segment of KTSF special program about Directing Change
2017 Through the Lens of Culture Winners – Suicide Prevention
First Place: “Escuchen”
2017 Through the Lens of Culture Winners – Mental Health Matters
First Place: “Caged Bird”
This video slideshow was shown at Culture to Culture Foundation's 15th anniversary event which highlighted the Foundation's accomplishments in the past 15 years.
At the 15th anniversary event, over 30 elected officials, community leaders, donors, supporters and sponsors modeled historical "fashions" from several Chinese dynasties.
September 28, 2017
2018 Directing Change film contest is now open for submission. The Culture to Culture Foundation is sponsoring the Through the Lens of Culture category of this state-wide contest for the third straight year. Submission deadline is March 1, 2018.
September 13, 2017
Danville Senior Center hosted the Culture to Culture Volunteer Celebration event to show appreciation of C to C's 10 years of volunteer services at the Senior Center. See details and pictures on the News and Events page.
August 20, 2017
Bay Area Chinese language TV channel KTSF is broadcasting a 3-segment special program to introduce the state-wide mental health video contest to our community. The first two segments were presented on June 25 and July 9, respectively. You can watch these two segments on this page.
June 10, 2017
Winners of the Directing Change Film Contest were announced. The list of winners and the winning videos of the Through the Lens of Culture category sponsored by Culture to Culture Foundation are on the 2017 Directing Change Winners page. First place winning videos of the Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Matters subcategories are showcased on this page.
December 20, 2016
Culture to Culture Foundation and its founder Chia-Chia Chien were honored by the Contra Costa County Supervisors with the 2016 Chair of the Board Award. See details and pictures on the News and Events page.
November 23, 2016
2017 Directing Change film contest is now open for submission. The Culture to Culture Foundation is sponsoring the Through the Lens of Culture category of this state-wide contest for the second straight year. Submission deadline is March 1, 2017.
October 16, 2016
Culture to Culture Foundation celebrated its 15th anniversary at Danville's Oak Hill Park. Over 120 guests attended the event. More information is available on the 15th Anniversary page.
May 12, 2016
Winners of the Directing Change Film Contest were announced. The list of winners and the winning videos of the Through the Lens of Culture category sponsored by Culture to Culture Foundation are on the 2016 Directing Change Winners page.
February 9, 2016
Culture to Culture Foundation organized a luncheon for the Senior Center participants to celebrate Chinese New Year. See pictures of the luncheon on the News and Events page.
October 24, 2015
A winning video from the Art with Impact organization on mental health with Chinese subtitles is posted below. Culture to Culture Foundation sponsored the translation.
Culture to Culture founder Chia-Chia Chien was honored as a member of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) Social Work Pioneers on July 8, 2015. Details are on the News & Events page.
C to C has established a Summer Research Institutional Membership Program between the School of Public Health at UC Berkeley and Oxford University.
May 13, 2015
2015 API Video Contest - Culture to Culture Foundation sponsored the "2015 API Community Mental Illness Anti-Stigma Video Contest". See the highlights of the winning videos on this page.
May, 31, 2014
2014 Mental Health Awareness Awards - Culture to Culture Foundation sponsored the 2014 Mental Health Awareness Awards ceremony on 5/31/2014 at Irvington High School, Fremont, CA.
September 22, 2013
2013 Senior Volunteer Awards - The 6th Annual Senior Volunteer Awards of Contra Costa County was held at the Pleasant Hill Senior Center on September 22, 2013.
This video contains highlights from several winners of the 2015 API Mental Illness Anti-Stigma video contest sponsored by Culture to Culture Foundation. It shows how to combat the stigma of mental illness for Asian-Pacific Islander Americans.
What is the most important mental health issue affecting teenagers today? 127 Northern California students responded to this question in an essay contest. Several of those students share their stories in this video.
Winner of Art With Impact's May 2013 short film contest on mental health, this film explores the range of who a person is outside of their mental illness. Through friendship, a positive impact can be made on someone who simply needs to be understood. Similarly, the friend will learn that a mental illness cannot detract from who that person is, because they are a great deal more than that diagnosis. Culture to Culture Foundation, in partnership with Art With Impact, sponsored the Chinese translation of this video.
In 2011, Culture to Culture Foundation celebrated its 10th anniversary. The Foundation's activities are described in-depth in this video.
During Culture to Culture Foundation's 10th anniversary celebration, which included the fourth annual senior volunteer award ceremony, the Foundation held a fashion show at the Jewish Community Center.